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Garth Brown is a digital-era innovator, administering his 'virtual' conveyancing business over the internet for buyers and sellers as well as brokers, Wizard, Aussie Home Loans, NAB and CBA. After clocking up 2,000 transactions in a 14 year career, he reveals how he thrives on change while PEXA's new SettleMe app could be the silver bullet for happy customers.

 

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Property Expert on The Property Update Website - some featured stories from Garth ...


1. BET ON LONG LIFE: IS INSURANCE REALLY NECESSARY?

The uncertainty in life is what makes insurance so important. Although we can never predict what will happen to us, with the right insurance policies we can recover from our financial losses and especially if the unexpected happens such as death then the insurance company will share the risk with us to provide the financial … read full story

 

2. INSURING YOUR FUTURE

History records (and this is often quoted): An early example of the concept comes from the Code of Hammurabi, Babylonian laws dating back to 1700 B.C., which contain a credit insurance provision. For a little higher interest, the ancients could exempt themselves from repayment of loans in the event of personal misfortune. A citizen of …
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3. FIVE GOOD REASONS WHY YOU SHOULD MAKE A WILL
Why should you make a Will? It seems like a very morbid task and many shy away from doing it, however, just like Life Insurance making a Will is an essential part of providing for your family. In fact both Partners should have a Will as this is a protection if anything should happen to …read full story


4. COSTLY (COMMON) MISTAKES MADE BY PROPERTY SELLERS

In your eagerness to sell your property beware of the costly mistakes that can make the whole selling process your worst nightmare either in selling too cheaply or in needless expenses that end up draining not only your bank account but also your emotional health. To assist you avoid COSTLY MISTAKES we have put together …read full story

 

5. HOW TO ACHIEVE THE BEST MORTGAGE RATE

If you have bought a property before and about to embark on another home purchase you may feel you know the ropes and just return to the mortgage lender you worked with previously however, being a loyal customer at one particular lending body doesn't guarantee you will get the best rate this time around. For …read full story


6. WHAT IS THE COOLING-OFF PERIOD?

When you buy a residential property in NSW there is a five business-day cooling-off period after you exchange sale contracts. During this period you have the option to get out of the contract as long as you give written notice. The cooling-off period starts as soon as you exchange and ends at 5pm on the …read full story


7. AN ILLEGAL 3RD BEDROOM UNDERSCORES THE VALUE OF TITLE INSURANCE

Here's an interesting lesson for property investors… The Institute we are a member of came across a very interesting case recently that underscores the values of Title Insurance. Several months after a successful sale and purchase of a home unit – the new Owners received a Letter from Council advising them they would be fined …read full story

8. DECLUTTER YOUR LIFE
According to the International OCD Foundation "Hoarding has been a hidden disorder for many years". "Before the early 1990's, there was little research on hoarding. Since then, however, interest has increased dramatically among research scientists and clinicians. Recent media coverage of hoarding has also increased awareness and interest among sufferers, family members, and human service personnel …read full story


9. BUYING OFF THE PLAN - SUNSET CLAUSE
One of the risks of buying off the plan, where a purchaser was horrified to find that she had made all these plans, purchased this property, and she simply wasn't going to be able to settle on it …read full story

 

Garth Brown is one of the Property Experts on propertyupdate.com.au

 

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